Horror Lounge Programme

Tuesday 31st October - Halloween

 

7.30pm

Join editor Margrét Helgadóttir on Facebook to hunt for monsters.

Find out more about Fox Spirit monster anthologies here.

 

8pm

Join author Catherine Lundoff on her Facebook page to hear about LGBT in horror. Here are some of her initial thoughts.

Find out more about Catherine here.

 

8.30pm

Join Nathan Connolly and Gary Budden on Twitter and find out about the rebirth of The Eden Society.

 

 


Monday 30th October

7.30pm

Find out about Shirley Jackson from biographer Ruth Franklin. Join her on Twitter.

More about Ruth Franklin here.

 

8.00pm

Magdalena Salata, Web Editor at Diabolique Magazine joins us on Facebook to tell us about her love Gothic, Neo-Victorianism, and vampire tales.

Read Magdalena's blog Lounging with Vampires here.

 

8.30pm

Grab your popcorn and settle down with author Ben Gwalchmai give us his top 10 horror movies.

Meet Ben Gwalchmai.

 

 

Friday 27th October

7pm

Head to Twitter to find out about Roald Dahl's twisted adult stories from author Eric Scott Fishcl.

More about Eric here.

 

8pm

'The Call of Cthulhu' join author Oli Jacob has he talks through the work of HP Lovecraft and his influence on horror fiction.

Find out more about Oli here.

 

8.30pm

Author Dom Conlon is going to tell us about his favourite scary kids' tales and if we're lucky post one or two of his own.

Find out more about Dom's Badtimes Story project here.

 

9pm

Author Tarn Richardson will run through some classic horror graphic novels and their significance to horror storytelling.

Find out more about Tarn here.


Thursday 26th October

 

7pm

Join Too Much Horror's Will Ericksson on his Facebook page and let him take you through classic horror book covers and artists.

Find out more abut Will here.

 

7.30pm

YA blogger, Amy McCaw will host a session on the best of Buffy. If you're a fan of the vampire slayer, then join here on the Lounge Books Facebook page. (Also, someone will win a copy of the Buffy Encyclopedia - which is AMAZING.)

More about Amy here.

 

8.30pm

Calling all Clive Barker fans, join author Paul Kane to discuss Barker's work.

More about Paul Kane here.

 

9pm

Top 10 Stephen King books chosen by reviewer Matthew Craig. Feel free to argue for your favourites on Twitter.  

Find out which books made Matt's Top 10 here.  

 

9.30pm

You may have noticed that Stranger Things returns tomorrow. Let's celebrate Eleven, Mike and their merry gang of monster hunters on the Lounge Books Facebook page


Wednesday 25th October

7pm

Head to author Jason Arnopp's Facebook page where Sam Missingham will interview him. He has also promised to answer any of your questions too. Find out more about Jason here

Catch up Jason'a Q&A here.

 

7.30pm

Author Karl Drinkwater will explore the books of Dean Koontz on his Facebook page. Check out Karl's author page here.

Catch up on Karl's session on Dean Koontz here.

 

8pm

COMPETITION - post your best (worst) photos of your Halloween outfits from previous years for a chance to win Zombie bookends from the Literary Gift company.

You can still enter here.

 

8.30pm

Paul Kane and Marie O'Regan from the Horror Writers' Association will be answering your questions on Twitter. Find out more about Paul and Marie on their author pages.

 

9.30pm

Join author Kirsty Logan on Facebook to talk Women in Horror. Check out

Catch up on Kirsty's session on Women in Horror here.


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